The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Jacob, Herman George

Jacob, Herman George; b. at Cologne, 1850; educ: at Cologne, Berlin and Bonn; visited India, 1873-4; Professor of Sanskrit at the Universities of Munster, 1876; Kiel; 1885: Bonn, 1889. Publications: Kalpasutra; Ayaranga Sutra; 1882: Jaina Sutras, “Sacred Books of the East”, Vols. XXII, XIV, Ausgewahlte Erzahlungen in Maharastri; Das Ramayana; Mahabha rate (statement of contents): The computation of Hindu Dates; Dhyanyalaka (translation); Upamitibhava prapandra Katha; Samaraichcha Kaha, and Samaraditya Samksepa; contributed to the exitschrift dor Deutschen Morgenlandischen Gesellschaft, Indian Antiquary, etc.